Manufacturing Assurance Specialist

Date: Jul 6, 2022

Location: Cleveland, OH, US, 44117

Company: Lincoln Electric

 Lincoln Electric is the world leader in the design, development and manufacture of the highest quality arc welding products, automated joining assembly and cutting systems, and has a global leading position in brazing and soldering alloys. With over 125 years of innovation and service excellence, we are committed to employing talent that will support our strategy to foster innovation, drive growth and provide a first class experience for our customers. Lincoln Electric: we operate to a higher standard to build a better world.


Req. ID21527 


PURPOSE: Supporting supervision with training and coaching all employees in the department.



  • Assist with product troubleshooting if needed
  • Supervise training and coaching of all employees
  • Assist department personnel on the production floor when needed to keep production on schedule
  • Review all warranties from the department and work with the appropriate support departments to implement the corrective actions required
  • Work with Manufacturing Engineering to help implement and continually improve processes within the department
  • Resolve manufacturing problems that cause interruptions to production
  • Verify that scrap generated during the manufacturing process is appropriately posted and assigned
  • Review all rejections and take corrective action as required to assure quality and production
  • Monitor flow of parts and take needed action to keep the production floor supplied with quality parts
  • Support supervision with all EHS, ISO and housekeeping initiatives
  • Assist supervisor with reassignment of personnel within or outside of the department when needed
  • May supervise department in absence of supervisor
  • Write permission notes and change requests when needed
  • Assumes additional responsibilities as needed or directed in support of the Company’s 2025 Strategy.



  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Must have an uncompromising attitude towards safety and quality
  • Experience/understanding of operations or processes performed within the department 
  • Working knowledge of lean manufacturing, pull scheduling, Six Sigma, process excellence; KANBAN production and manufacturing floor control systems
  • Must be a highly motivated, self-starter and be able to multi-task
  • Proficient in various software and databases including:  MS Excel, SAP, Lotus Notes Training Database
  • Excellent organizational, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent attendance and work record
  • Ability to work a rotating schedule

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.


Lincoln Electric is a $3.2B publicly traded company (NASDAQ) with over 11,000 employees around the world.  With operations in over 56 manufacturing locations in 19 countries, we are well positioned to continue this partnership and poised to grow with our customers. As a part of that continuing legacy, you will contribute to a new generation of innovation and experience the pride that comes with being part of the solution to the world’s challenges.  It is a great time to be part of the welding industry!


Lincoln Electric does not accept unsolicited resumes from third-party recruiters.  Resumes submitted to any employee(s) of Lincoln Electric without a signed vendor agreement, by the Manager of Recruiting & Training, will become property of Lincoln Electric.  Verbal or written commitments from any other member of Lincoln Electric will not be considered binding terms.  Lincoln Electric will not pay a fee to any third-party recruiter that has not coordinated their recruiting activity through the Recruiting Department.


Employment Status: Hourly Full-Time 
Function: Manufacturing 
Section:  Lincoln Cleveland (US10) 

EOE, including disability/veterans

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland

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